Be Prepared: Revised Nutrition Labeling Regulations and Your Business

Be Prepared:
Revised Nutrition Labeling
Regulations and Your Business

Wednesday, October 15, 2014
1:30 pm to 3:00 pm (EDT)

Presenters:
Robert Burns, Ph.D.

Vice President, Health & Nutrition Policy, GMA

Regina Hildwine
Senior Advisor, Science Policy, GMA

John Szpylka
Director of Chemistry, North America, Silliker

Glenn Pfeifer
Executive Creative Director, Galileo Global Branding

Agenda

I. Key Issues - Proposed Changes

  • DV Changes
  • Mandatory Nutrient Declarations
  • Added Sugars
  • Fiber
  • RACC Changes
  • Label Format

II. Analytical and Record Keeping Requirements

  • Change of Units: Folate and Vitamins A and E
  • New Mandatory Nutrient Declarations: Vitamin D and Potassium
  • Records Access for Vitamins, Added Sugars and Fiber

III. Formulation Adjustments Worth Addressing

  • Nutrient Content Claims
  • Health Claims
  • Required and Permitted Nutrients

IV. Packaging Impact

  • Format
  • Dual Column Labeling

VI. Question/Answer Session